Dont know much about this stuff. Computer will be used for email, aim (etc.), music, some games, maya, autocad and such. Im just gonna list the parts and if something isnt compatible or theres a better component in the same price range let me know, it would be much appreciated. -ASUS P5LD2 Deluxe Socket (LGA775) Intel 945P motherboard -Intel Pentium 4 541 Prescott 800MHz FSB 1MB L2 Cache LGA775 EM64T processor (3.2ghz) -Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD2500KS 250GB 7200RPM 16mb cache SATA 3.0GB/s hard drive -G.SKILL 2GB (2x1GB) 240 pin DDR2 SDRAM Unbuffered DDR667(PC2 5400) dual channel kit -Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Music 7.1 channels 24bit 96KHz PCI interface -Sapphire Radeon X800PRO 100600L- 256MB 256bit GDDR3 VIVO PCI Expressx16 Thats what I have so far. Any suggestions welcome. Also, what would be a good power supply to get and a pretty good cd/dvd drive. And if theres anything else i left out that i need let me know (other than case and what not) Thanks.